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Ryszard Kapuściński

It also a longlist of running questions. And so, so vivid. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Return to Book Page. During his travels, he always goes back to his trusty Histories, using his examinations into the mind and motives of Herodotus to put what he’s doing as a journalist in perspective. Fodor’s Brazil by Fodor’s. History, art, Cold War tensions, language, and literary God, what a charming writer.

Did the men kill the herodofo in their own families?

The print variation not but released could be as regards to 1, pages. He exaggerates, of course. In the end, reading Herodotus helped Kapuscinski become one of the great travel writers and foreign correspondents of the twentieth century. It’s a pity Kapuscinski chose such an ill-thought-out approach to his last book, because when he is not losing himself in overambitious homage, he is a fine writer.


He tells us that Herodotus was the first witness to globalization. I naively assumed Travels with Herodotus would kapuscunski a similar read, only focusing on the places Herodotus described: This, the last book by its author, is one of a kind.

Viajes Con Herodoto by Ryszard Kapuscinski (Paperback / softback, 2006)

Here he is, in his yellow shirt! All the while, Kapuscinski — cut off from home, family, native language — cleaves to Herodotus as a fellow traveller attempting to make sense of the world. That unnamed editor was unknowingly his great benefactor.

And it should have had five stars since it more than heridoto it. This is more a collection of images accompanied by the patchwork musings of a mind at once extremely curious, intensely empathetic, and infinitely wondering about the way things were and are.

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To the HOW of being human. Bell, cited by Kingsnorth, explains: Save on Other Books Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. May 30, Beth Bonini rated it really liked hedodoto Shelves: Help Center Find new research papers in: Kapuscinski is a Polish journalist and traveler who writes here about his 1st trips outside Poland in the midth century.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Can’t wait to read more by him as well as The Histories itself. These are presented across tangential thought lines and images both vibrant and muted.

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Kapuscinski learned a lot in his travels; here is some of it. Polonia profunda, un Kapuscinski aprendiz de reportero vive obsesionado con cruzar l. This is more a collection of images accompanied by the patchwork m Every journey begins with a reckoning, a stocktaking, an analysis of where one is. They were entertaining, but didn’t seem that significant. He also insists on talking about the reality of the things Herodotus describes. Kapuscinski writes late in his book that Herodotus was a discovery for him but that he came kapuscunski think of him as his Herodotus.

There’s honestly something herkdoto for everyone, and this is one of the best things I’ve read in months.